The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 74 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.32% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Data Security
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 290 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.97% 78.80% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 359 215 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Data Security
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Watford region.

Data Security Salary Trend in Watford

Data Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) APACS
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) APACS
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS